Ciro Santilli
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As of 2020, university has the following very important applications:
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Or as elon Musk put it:
I think college is basically for fun and to prove that you can do your chores, but they're not for learning
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Which is why Ciro Santilli wants to destroy its current format with Write free books to get famous website. He believes that we can find a more efficient organization to achieve both the social and research functions of university, by first doing as much as possible online
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Ciro's university experiences are mentioned at: Ciro Santilli's formal education.
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Once Ciro was at a University course practical session, and a graduate was around helping out. Ciro asked if what the graduate did anything specifically related to the course, and they replied they didn't. And they added that:
One has to put the bread on the table.
Even though Ciro was already completely disillusioned by then, that still made an impression on him. Something is really wrong with this shit.
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Other people that think that the educational system is currently bullshit as of 2020:
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Video 159. Peter Gregory from Silicon Valley shows his hate for university in a fake TED talk. Source. Key moment: someone from the crowd cries:
The true value of a college education is intangible!
to which the speaker replies:
The true value of snake oil is intangible as well.
IMDb says it's not a cameo. It really looked like one, good acting, but what a missed opportunity. Xavier Niel is a notable real world billionaire with related ideas: https://fortune.com/2018/11/30/billionaire-xavier-niel/
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